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Author(s):Kemple, J., and Scott-Clayton, J
Title:Career academies: Impacts on labor market outcomes and educational attainment
Source:http://www.mdrc.org/publications/366/full.pdf
Date:2004
Organization:MDRC
Short Description:This report describes how Career Academies influenced students’ capacity to improve their labor market prospects and sustain their engagement in post-secondary education programs in the four years following their expected graduation.
Annotation:This report describes how Career Academies influenced students’ capacity to improve their labor market prospects and sustain their engagement in post-secondary education programs in the four years following their expected graduation. The results are based on the experiences of more than 1,400 young people, approximately 85 percent of whom are Hispanic or African-American.
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African Americans
Career and Technical Education
Career Development
College Access Programs
Documents
Educational Attainment/College Degree Completion
Employment and Workforce Development
High School
High School Graduation
Latinos/Hispanics
Low-Income Students
Male Students
School Reform
Social and Economic Benefits/Economic Development

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